British Sign Language Tours at Linlithgow Palace

Explore Linlithgow Palace with Deaf historian John Hay, whose BSL tour will be translated into English by interpreter Linda Duncan.

British Sign Language Tours at Linlithgow Palace

About British Sign Language Tours at Linlithgow Palace

In light of updated Scottish Government advice regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19), we have taken the decision to close public access to our staffed properties and offices until further notice. All planned public events will also be postponed until further notice – full details of these can be found on our Events page in the coming days: historicenvironment.scot/whats-on.

Join Deaf historian John Hay for a BSL tour of Mary Queen of Scots' birthplace - Linlithgow Palace.

Enjoy presentations on the life of Mary Queen of Scots, before exploring the palace with Deaf tour guide John Hay, whose BSL tour will be translated into English by interpreter Linda Duncan.

Please note there is no step-free access to the areas where the presentation and tour take place.

Price included in admission to Linlithgow Palace but booking is essential.

Please contact lilithgowpalace.vo@hes.scot. Historicenvironment.scot/events Carers go free.

Please note there is no step-free access to the areas where the presentation and tour take place.

Image credit: Historic Environment Scotland

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